Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-572

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
PI073
DateDataF006b
9/19/1987
locationF007f
Pine
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
66"
OverallLengthF012b
74"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherColorF014c
All colors
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Heavy wear
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
1885
SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
OthSourceF063a
Dress scraps

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
OwnerNameF010
Crazy Quilt
SizeBlockF027
35x32
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BordDescF034
4" plain strips, butted corners. Embroidered.

Quilt top materials and construction

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
Painting
UniqueF038h
Applique

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
QuiltedByF055
Guerillo, Teresa
FeaturesF053
Dated Crazy quilt-some tatters, some fabrics disintegrating!

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mills, LaWana Fulton
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was previously owned by Marian ?- sister-in-law, Ida Mae Emmett. Gift from grandmother (Ida Mae Emmett) in 1975 in Payson, AZ to take care of it.
RelItemsF088a
Pictures of quiltmaker
QuiltTopF054
Guerillo, Teresa
GenderF098
Female
EthnicF101
Spanish
RelAffF103
Catholic

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Dressmaker
CityF106a
Small city
SpouseF113
Guerillo, Emmett
OccupationF115
Miner (maker married twice)
NoChildF116
6

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
OtherSourceMat
There are no other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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Detail 1
PI073a.jpg
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Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
29
2015
CE

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences and the Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

LocMadeF057a
Jerome
ProvStateF057d
Arizona (AZ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
ReasonsF060
Commemorative
OtherF060a
Quilt was made in honor of president's (Grover Cleveland?) visit to the Arizona Territory.
SourceOtherF006a
Maker is owner's great-grandmother.

Detail Images


PI073a.jpg

Additional Records

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